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Two Whole Cakes How to Stop Dieting and Learn to Love Your Body

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Re Lesley Kinzeltells stories gives advice and challenges stereotypes about being and feeling fat Kinzel says no to diet fads and pills shows by example how to stop hating your body celebrates self acceptance at any size and urges you to finally accept the truth your body is not a tragedyLesley Kin. I would give it 5 stars for the concept but am only give 4 because there was a lot of redundancy in the writing That aside the basic concept of the book is that women particularly are conditioned from an early age to hyperfocus on the appearance of our bodies not only to the distraction of the function of our bodies but to the detriment of our social and emotional health as well Why do we not appreciate the bodies we have for all they enable us to do rather than the vast majority of us being constantly aware of how our bodies and therefore our selves are getting in our way of everything from being happy to being loved to deserving respect One of the concepts that will stick with me is that women have no OBLIGATION to be beautiful Sure the concept of beautiful at any size is nice but ultimately beauty is but one of the many characteristics of people and should not be the first only or necessary criterion by which a woman is judged We are all worthy and deserve respect by the mere fact of our existence Sadly society does not reflect this

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Zel who co founded the blog Fatshionista is an online celebrity in the communities of size acceptance fashion and women’s issues She has her own blog on body politics in the media Two Whole Cakes is an associate editor at xoJane and has become the go to fatty for all things fashion and pop cultur. Having recently been spending time than usual considering my weight for reasons legitimate potential future health complications and not so legitimate nasty comment made to me about it this book came along at the perfect time The book is author Lesley Kinzel’s personal reflections on growing up and living today as a fat woman as well as her thoughts on how ridiculous and unjustified the whole fear of fat is in our culture This thought was captured in her title which makes reference to the idea that people think fat people will sit down and inhale two whole cakes at a sitting you know because that’s what they do I wouldn’t say any of her writing was revolutionary for me personally but then I have a pretty highly developed feminist consciousness Reading this book was in many ways a relief; it reaffirmed just why I should not spend hours and hours obsessing over how I look I would definitely recommend it to women young and old who are suffering due to our society’s psycho ideas about what is acceptable as Kinzel writes “Your body is not a tragedy” and will likely procure a copy for use with students in my someday women’s issues discussion group An Amish Family Christmas usual considering my weight for reasons legitimate potential future health complications and not so legitimate nasty comment made to me about it this book came along at the perfect time The book is author Lesley Kinzel’s personal reflections on growing Die Ermordung einer Butterblume und andere Erzählungen up and living today as a fat woman as well as her thoughts on how ridiculous and Ludwigs Zimmer unjustified the whole fear of fat is in our culture This thought was captured in her title which makes reference to the idea that people think fat people will sit down and inhale two whole cakes at a sitting you know because that’s what they do I wouldn’t say any of her writing was revolutionary for me personally but then I have a pretty highly developed feminist consciousness Reading this book was in many ways a relief; it reaffirmed just why I should not spend hours and hours obsessing over how I look I would definitely recommend it to women young and old who are suffering due to our society’s psycho ideas about what is acceptable as Kinzel writes “Your body is not a tragedy” and will likely procure a copy for MacArthur: America's General (The Generals Series) use with students in my someday women’s issues discussion group

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In the age of The Biggest Loser and the “war on obesity” we’re pressured to conform to certain body standards at any cost Sure everyone should eat right and get exercise but what if you do that and you still don’t fit into the clothes at the mall In Two Whole Cakes Fatshionista extraordinai. Yes Just yes If you like me have ever looked at a fat person thought Why can't they just eat less you need to read this book If you like me have ever looked in the mirror thought Why am I so fat gross you need to read this book Will I look at a fat person ever again wonder why they can't just lose some weight No I will not Will I feel ashamed about the wobbly skin that's still around my middle from my pregnancy No I will not When I tell someone I've read this book almost to a one they have replied thus Oh yeah totally of course some people are just fat I get that But there's this one person I know who is fat because they eat nothing but cake or is fat because they are lazy slobs who deserve derision I am no longer interested in hearing about the one person you know or even thinking about the one person I may know Everyone I've ever looked with that derision I am sorry for ever thinking it was my business to ponder your life or or your fat or your circumstances or your habits because it's not

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